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Oral history interview with Margaret B. Krausse [Sound Recording]

Tape 1, Side 1. This oral history interview with Margaret B. Krausse was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on January 26, 1977, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library. Hildreth H. Lupton was also present and occasionally contributed to the interview.

In this interview, Lupton reads from Krausse's memoir. Krausse then discusses her family background and early life in the King's Hill area in the Goose Hollow neighborhood of Portland. She also talks about spending summers in Long Beach, Washington.

Krausse, Margaret B. (Margaret Bronaugh), 1896-1987

Oral history interview with Stuart R. Kerr [Sound Recording 02]

Tape 1, Side 2. This oral history interview with Stuart R. Kerr was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on February 14, 1977, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library.

In this interview, Kerr discusses his family background and early life in Portland. He speaks at length about the history of his family's fruit conservation business, Kerr Fruit Concentrates, Inc. He talks about his father's role in the business, about running the business after 1941, and about competition in the wholesale grocery industry. He also discusses his involvement with the Mazamas, a mountaineering organization; childhood vacations with his family; and traveling after college.

Kerr, Stuart R. (Stuart Rob), 1907-1987

Oral history interview with Stuart R. Kerr [Sound Recording 01]

Tape 1, Side 1. This oral history interview with Stuart R. Kerr was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on February 14, 1977, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library.

In this interview, Kerr discusses his family background and early life in Portland. He speaks at length about the history of his family's fruit conservation business, Kerr Fruit Concentrates, Inc. He talks about his father's role in the business, about running the business after 1941, and about competition in the wholesale grocery industry. He also discusses his involvement with the Mazamas, a mountaineering organization; childhood vacations with his family; and traveling after college.

Kerr, Stuart R. (Stuart Rob), 1907-1987

Oral history interview with Louise H. Martin [Sound Recording 02]

Tape 1, Side 2. This oral history interview with Louise H. Martin was conducted by Ruth M. Powers in Vancouver, Washington, on July 21, 1976, as part of the Oregon Historical Society Research Library's oral history program. Charles Digregorio was also present.

In this interview, Martin discusses her family background and early life in Alaska; Oregon City, Oregon; and Spokane, Washington. She describes visits to her relatives' house in Oregon City, which is now known as the William L. Holmes House, or the Rose Farm.

Martin, Louise H. (Louise Holmes), 1889-1976

Oral history interview with Louise H. Martin [Sound Recording 01]

Tape 1, Side 1. This oral history interview with Louise H. Martin was conducted by Ruth M. Powers in Vancouver, Washington, on July 21, 1976, as part of the Oregon Historical Society Research Library's oral history program. Charles Digregorio was also present.

In this interview, Martin discusses her family background and early life in Alaska; Oregon City, Oregon; and Spokane, Washington. She describes visits to her relatives' house in Oregon City, which is now known as the William L. Holmes House, or the Rose Farm.

Martin, Louise H. (Louise Holmes), 1889-1976

Oral history interview with Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass [Transcript]

Transcript. This oral history interview with sisters Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on April 22, 1976, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library. Henry C.C. Stevens was also present and occasionally contributed to the interview.

In this interview, Gamble and Cass speak at length about their family background and describe how their parents came to Portland. They talk about their early life in the Portland Heights neighborhood, including participating in social events at Pittock Mansion, their childhood recreational activities, and people who lived in the neighborhood. They also discuss the prevalence of water springs in the Portland Heights area.

Cass, Harriet H. (Harriet Hawkins), 1907-2004

Oral history interview with Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass [Sound Recording 02]

Tape 1, Side 2. This oral history interview with sisters Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on April 22, 1976, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library. Henry C.C. Stevens was also present and occasionally contributed to the interview.

In this interview, Gamble and Cass speak at length about their family background and describe how their parents came to Portland. They talk about their early life in the Portland Heights neighborhood, including participating in social events at Pittock Mansion, their childhood recreational activities, and people who lived in the neighborhood. They also discuss the prevalence of water springs in the Portland Heights area.

Cass, Harriet H. (Harriet Hawkins), 1907-2004

Oral history interview with Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass [Sound Recording 01]

Tape 1, Side 1. This oral history interview with sisters Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on April 22, 1976, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library. Henry C.C. Stevens was also present and occasionally contributed to the interview.

In this interview, Gamble and Cass speak at length about their family background and describe how their parents came to Portland. They talk about their early life in the Portland Heights neighborhood, including participating in social events at Pittock Mansion, their childhood recreational activities, and people who lived in the neighborhood. They also discuss the prevalence of water springs in the Portland Heights area.

Cass, Harriet H. (Harriet Hawkins), 1907-2004

Oral history interview with Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass

  • SR 9555
  • Collection
  • 1976-04-22

This oral history interview with sisters Helen H. Gamble and Harriet H. Cass was conducted by Charles Digregorio at the Oregon Historical Society in Portland, Oregon, on April 22, 1976, as part of the oral history program at the society's research library. Henry C.C. Stevens was also present and occasionally contributed to the interview.

In this interview, Gamble and Cass speak at length about their family background and describe how their parents came to Portland. They talk about their early life in the Portland Heights neighborhood, including participating in social events at Pittock Mansion, their childhood recreational activities, and people who lived in the neighborhood. They also discuss the prevalence of water springs in the Portland Heights area.

Gamble, Helen H. (Helen Hawkins), 1904-2000

Stocking, Lucinda

Portrait photograph of Lucinda Stocking. "Mrs. Fred Stocking" is handwritten on the front of the photograph.

Shew, William J., 1820-1903

Widespread Flooding, Columbia River

Photograph of flooding on the Columbia River near The Dalles. Same flooding that caused the Vanport Flood down river. In the background, a flooded building is completely surrounded by water in the Columbia River. In the foreground, railroad tracks disappear underwater. Handwritten note on back indicates this was taken May 30, 1948, by someone named "Foster" or "Lofie." Possibly Lafayette “Lafie” Leonard Foster who was likely associated with the Northwest School of Photography and later a photographer for The Dalles Chronicle.

Administration Building, Oregon Fairview Home, Salem, Oregon

The original administration building at the Oregon Fairview Home, a state-run facility for people with developmental disabilities in Salem, Oregon. The three-story wooden building has a large porch decorated with potted flowers. A circular driveway runs in front of the building.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

McKinley School, Salem, Oregon

Exterior view of the McKinley School in Salem, Oregon. It is a brick, three-story building. A set of stairs can be seen at the bottom of the frame.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

Unidentified man

Three-quarters-length portrait of a man sitting on a stool. He wears a cap and holds a cane across his lap.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

Southern Pacific depot, Salem, Oregon

Exterior view of the Southern Pacific train depot in Salem, Oregon. People can be seen waiting outside the front doors and train tracks are visible in the foreground of the image.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

Unidentified building, Salem, Oregon

Exterior view of a brick three-story building. A footbridge crosses from the second story to a point off camera. A man can be seen standing outside the front door.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

"The Circuit Rider" statue, Salem, Oregon

An equestrian statue entitled "The Circuit Rider" in Salem, Oregon's Capital Park. The bronze sculpture by Alexander Phimister Proctor depicts a caped man riding a horse and holding a book in one hand.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

Salem High School

Exterior view of Salem High School in Salem, Oregon. The building has three stories and is made of brick.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

Marion Hotel, Salem, Oregon

Exterior view of the Marion Hotel on the corner of Ferry and Commercial Streets in Salem, Oregon. People are visible walking on the sidewalk and several cars can be seen parked along the street.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

WWI soldier

Full-length portrait of a young man wearing a World War I-era soldier's uniform. This image was a reproduction made by June Drake of a photograph originally taken by an unidentified photographer.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

WWI soldier

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a young man wearing a World War I-era soldier's uniform. This image was a reproduction made by June Drake of a photograph originally taken by an unidentified photographer.

Drake, June D., 1880-1969

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